Binghamton University
Department of Mathematical Sciences

Russell Ricks

Office: 202 Whitney Hall
Email: ricks (at math dot binghamton dot edu)

I received my Ph.D. from the University of Michigan in 2015. My advisor was Ralf Spatzier.

Curriculum Vitae

Here is my CV.


I am interested in the geometry and dynamics of CAT(0) spaces.

See my research statement for a more detailed explanation. (This document is a little old and does not reflect some of my most recent papers, however.)

Submitted Papers

Accepted Papers

Published Papers

Ph.D. Thesis

One of the above papers was a major rewriting of my Ph.D. thesis, with more general results than the original thesis. Here is my Ph.D. thesis:


I am no longer teaching at Binghamton University. But here is my teaching statement, in case you are interested.